WoRMS name details

Acropora brueggemanni (Brook, 1893)

207067  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207067)

 unaccepted (old combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Description Colonies are arborescent or prostrate with tapering branches with blunt ends and one or more immersed axial corallites....  
Description Colonies are arborescent or prostrate with tapering branches with blunt ends and one or more immersed axial corallites. Colour: pale or dark brown. Abundance: common in shallow water, including exposed upper reef slopes and reef flats (Veron, 1986). [details]
Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Acropora brueggemanni (Brook, 1893). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207067 on 2018-05-21
Date
action
by
1996-10-25 14:03:33Z
created
2000-09-28 07:24:50Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
changed
2013-05-11 00:02:34Z
changed
2014-04-13 09:56:48Z
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basis of record Veron, J.E.N. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. Angus & Robertson Publishers, London. [details]   

additional source Lemmens, J.W.T.J. (1993). Reef-building corals (Cnidaria: Scleractinia) from the Watamu Marine National Reserve, Kenya; an annotated species list. Zoologische mededelingen 67, 453-465 [details]   

additional source Wallace, C.C., 1999. Staghorn corals of the world: a revision of the coral genus Acropora (Scleractinia; Astrocoeniina; Acroporidae) worldwide, with emphasis on morphology, phylogeny and biogeography. : i-xviii, 1-421. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Wallace CC, Chen CA, Fukami H, Muir PR (2007) Recognition of separate genera within Acropora based on new morphological, reproductive and genetic evidence from Acropora togianensis, and elevation of the subgenus Isopora Studer, 1878 to genus (Scleractinia: Astrocoeniidae; Acroporidae). Coral Reefs 26: 231–239. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Biology zooxanthellate [details]

Description Colonies are arborescent or prostrate with tapering branches with blunt ends and one or more immersed axial corallites. Colour: pale or dark brown. Abundance: common in shallow water, including exposed upper reef slopes and reef flats (Veron, 1986). [details]

Remark Spelled A. brueggemannii in Lemmens (1993).
Type locality: Singapore (Veron, 1986). [details]
 

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Japanese フトエダミドリイシ  [details]